31 Jul '11, 6pm

NTU valedictorian apologises for F-word slip | What’s buzzing? - Yahoo! via @yahoosg

NTU valedictorian apologises for F-word slip | What’s buzzing? - Yahoo! via @yahoosg

Communication Studies valedictorian Trinetta Chong delivers her speech at the graduating batch's convocation ceremony. … A Nanyang Technological University (NTU) valedictorian has apologised for using the F-word in her graduation speech last Friday, saying it was said in the "spur of the moment". 23-year-old communication studies graduate Trinetta Chong was addressing about 170 of her classmates and slightly less than 300 post-graduate students at the Nanyang Auditorium , located in the university campus, and concluded her rousing six-minute speech with "We f**king did it!" A video of the speech, which was uploaded onto YouTube on Friday night, has garnered over 1,200 views over two days, sparking debate over her use of the swear word See the video here: But while Ms Chong has apologised for dropping the F-bomb, she said it had to be taken in the context of her entire spee...

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  1. 01 Aug '11, 3pm

    F YEH!

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